Rivertail, located on the Riverwalk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, embodies the essence of chic yet casual waterfront dining. With a seafood-driven menu curated by five-time James Beard Award-nominated chef Jose Mendin, Rivertail’s dishes combine creativity and bold flavors to be the best seafood restaurant. Named “Best Restaurant Fort Lauderdale 2020” by Miami New Times, our vibrant neighborhood eatery offers both indoor and patio seating and is located just steps away from our sister concept, The Wharf Fort Lauderdale. Experience some of the best in Fort Lauderdale Seafood. We also offer delivery.
Rivertail is open Tuesday through Sunday. Our happy hour runs Tuesday through Friday and brunch is offered Saturday and Sunday. Make sure to check out Titos & Taquitos every Tuesday from 5 PM, and Shaken Not Stirred every Thursday from 7 PM to close. With this experience, Rivertail has become the best seafood restaurant in Fort Lauderdale.
The New Year
Reel in the New Year at Rivertail – Join us for an unforgettable celebration at our chic waterfront restaurant! Indulge in delightful 3-course prix-fixe menu starting at $75 per person. And that’s not all – seize the opportunity to elevate your evening with our exclusive bottle specials, showcasing the finest Moët & Chandon and Dom Perignon champagne. Don’t just celebrate; make it a night to remember at Rivertail!
The Best Seafood Restaurant in Fort Lauderdale
Taste the delights of the ocean with our selection of delectable dishes. Chef Jose Mendin delivers a twist on the old classics to make us one of the best seafood restaurants in Fort Lauderdale.